RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Petrobras registered, in the second quarter, a 1.1% growth in oil and gas production, compared to the first quarter, for an average of 2.796 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOE/day). In the annual comparison, there was a slight retraction of 0.2%.
In relation to the first quarter, the state-controlled company attributed the production increase to the ramp-up curve of platforms P-68 (which operates in the Berbigão and Sururu fields, in the Santos Basin deep water pre-salt fields) and P-70 (Atapu field, also in the . . .